- Associated Press - Friday, March 18, 2016

MEXICO, Maine (AP) - Police say a 95-year-old woman is dead after a three-car crash on Route 2 in Mexico, Maine.

Police Chief Roy Hodsdon tells the Sun Journal (https://bit.ly/1McQULm ) 69-year-old James Burke of South Paris was driving east with Rita Burke on Wednesday when he stopped to make a left turn.

Police say a minivan struck Burke’s car from behind, pushing it into the path of a tractor-trailer.

Rita Burke was pronounced dead at the scene. James Burke was treated for minor injuries. Two other people were taken to the hospital with injuries not considered life-threatening.

The incident remains under investigation.


Information from: Sun-Journal, https://www.sunjournal.com

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